February 25, 2017
Right Motorbike For Vietnam Road Trip

How to Pick the Right Motorbike for your Epic Road Trip in Vietnam

A NOTE FROM THE BLOG OWNER: I met David, then single, and his brother, then newly divorced, on one of the most beautiful islands in the Philippines—Siargao! {Check our photos of our Siargao trip!} We went island-hopping together, and they probably sensed that I was a broke traveler that they handled the boat rental. That was more than four years ago, if my memory served me right. Right after David’s trip to the Philippines, he met a girl in Vietnam, they fell in love, they got married, and created a wonderful girl together! 😉 This post was actually a comment […]
September 8, 2016

Airlines Are Finally Offering High-end Food

This post, “Airlines Are (Finally) Offering High-End Food,” first appeared on Tailwind, Hipmunk’s digital travel magazine. The cool TheHipmunk posted it on January 21, 2016.   While some airlines have distinguished themselves with awesome in-flight entertainment options or stellar amenities in first, business, and economy class, for the most part airline food has failed to keep up with these new high-end innovations. Until now. That’s right: Airlines are officially improving their menus, especially on domestic flights. From using fresh ingredients, to offering healthier options, to recruiting talented chefs to revamp their menus, airlines are going out of their way to make their food better, reports […]
August 28, 2016

Get Dazzled in Washington D.C.

The thing about Washington DC is that it dazzles. It makes your time, no matter how short or long, in the city count. There are cool and hip farmers markets such as 14th & Kennedy Street Farmers Market and Adams Morgan Farmers Market. Stroll around and find your way in Smithsonian museums. Hop on a double-decker bus to have a sweeping summary of the city’s past and present: the momuments, the Capitol, and the memorial parks. Whether you are in a hurry or you prefer taking things slow, Washington DC can wash off your worries.  
March 18, 2016

Hipmunk Hotels:The Ultimate Road Trip Through Annapolis, Louisville, Durham and More

A road trip in spring to the Southern states promises blooming flowers, rejuvenated rivers flowing to the Atlantic, and budding trees. The mountains are as inviting as the ocean. Here are some tips and places to stay in your ultimate road trip.